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Keenagh Loop



Walk Length

10.7 km


3 hr



Starting Point

Bellanaderg Bridge, Ballynagoraher, Mayo F26, Ireland
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End Point

Bellanaderg Bridge, Ballynagoraher, Mayo F26, Ireland
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From Castlebar take the R312 heading in the direction of Belmullet. Travel this section of road for approximately 28.5km. You will approach a major junction where R316 Crossmolina to Newport Rd meets with the Belmullet Rd, at this point look out for Bellanaderg Bridge which is located to your left.

A challenging but highly enjoyable walk along country lanes and mountain tracks, with spectacular views over mountains, valleys, and remote wilderness.

  • Trailhead / Start Point: Bellanaderg Bridge, Keenagh
  • Terrain: Bog roads, country lanes and mountain tracks.
  • Direction: Purple markers
  • Distance 10.7 km
  • Estimated Time: 3 hours
  • GPS Location54.0015, -9.4215
  • Grade: Hard
  • Minimum Gear: Hiking boots, waterproofs, mobile phone, snacks & fluids
  • Services: Crossmolina, Newport, Mulranny, Achill